<em>Shabty of Sati</em>, ca. 1390-1352 B.C.E. Faience, Height 9 13/16 in. (25 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.123E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.123E_SL1.jpg)

Shabty of Sati

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1390-1352 B.C.E.

Dimensions: Height 9 13/16 in. (25 cm)


Museum Location: Funerary Gallery 2, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 37.123E

Image: 37.123E_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Polychrome faience schwabti belonging to the Lady Sati. The figure is mummiform with its arms folded across its chest. In each hand it holds a hoe and a basket. Hoes and baskets are colored blue, yellow, and red. The figure wears a broad bead collar glazed blue, yellow and red. On the front half of the figure, from the waist down to the feet, is a nine line inscription of dark blue hieroglyphs. The schwabti wears a striated tripartite wig glazed black and white. The figure itself is glazed white. Condition: Good.

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